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Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art


220 Cottage Hill Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126
United States

(??.? miles from you)


Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art


(??.? miles from you)

220 Cottage Hill Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126
United States


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Why You Should Go...

Lapidary art combines the miracles of nature, the knowledge of science and the creativity of artists in the medium of stone.

The Museum houses a large collection of Chinese jade and other hard-stone carvings f

The Lizzadro Museum all began with Joseph F. Lizzadro, Sr., a lapidary hobbyist and collector. Lizzadro appreciated the unique characteristics of the mineral world fashioning rough gem material into objects of beauty. In the late 1930's he acquired his first Chinese jade carving and was overwhelmed by the carver's ability. Over the years, he began to assemble an impressive collection of extraordinary pieces.

Take something home to remember your trip by stopping into their unique gift shop for treasures of your own. Educational programs are offered on selected Saturdays.

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Why You Should Go...

Lapidary art combines the miracles of nature, the knowledge of science and the creativity of artists in the medium of stone.

The Museum houses a large collection of Chinese jade and other hard-stone carvings from around the world. Other displays include animal dioramas, mineral specimens, gemstones, and geological phenomena.

The Lizzadro Museum all began with Joseph F. Lizzadro, Sr., a lapidary hobbyist and collector. Lizzadro appreciated the unique characteristics of the mineral world fashioning rough gem material into objects of beauty. In the late 1930's he acquired his first Chinese jade carving and was overwhelmed by the carver's ability. Over the years, he began to assemble an impressive collection of extraordinary pieces.

Take something home to remember your trip by stopping into their unique gift shop for treasures of your own. Educational programs are offered on selected Saturdays.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday

Hours:

01:00pm - 05:00pm

Closed

10:00am - 05:00pm

10:00am - 05:00pm

10:00am - 05:00pm

10:00am - 05:00pm

10:00am - 05:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, Discover

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Military

Access: Wheelchair, Public Transportation, Service Animals, Bicycle

Parking: Street, Bus, Bicycle, Free On-site

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Wheelchairs, Wi-fi, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun...

Insider Info

Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, $3 for students and teenagers, $2 for children 7-12, and free for children under 7. Each Friday, admission is free!

Ask about their upcoming programs and special exhibits. A scavenger hunt is also available for interested visitors!

Fun Facts

The Museum is located in Wilder Park, two blocks south of the Metra Union Pacific west line.

There are two other museums located within walking distance of the Lizzadro, Elmhurst Art Museum and Elmhurst Historical Museum.

Recommended by Trip Advisor and awarded their "Certificate of Excellence."

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Why You Should Go...

Lapidary art combines the miracles of nature, the knowledge of science and the creativity of artists in the medium of stone.

The Museum houses a large collection of Chinese jade and other hard-stone carvings from around the world. Other displays include animal dioramas, mineral specimens, gemstones, and geological phenomena.

The Lizzadro Museum all began with Joseph F. Lizzadro, Sr., a lapidary hobbyist and collector. Lizzadro appreciated the unique characteristics of the mineral world fashioning rough gem material into objects of beauty. In the late 1930's he acquired his first Chinese jade carving and was overwhelmed by the carver's ability. Over the years, he began to assemble an impressive collection of extraordinary pieces.

Take something home to remember your trip by stopping into their unique gift shop for treasures of your own. Educational programs are offered on selected Saturdays.

More...

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday

Hours:
01:00pm - 05:00pm
Closed
10:00am - 05:00pm
10:00am - 05:00pm
10:00am - 05:00pm
10:00am - 05:00pm
10:00am - 05:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, Discover

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Military

Access: Wheelchair, Public Transportation, Service Animals, Bicycle

Parking: Street, Bus, Bicycle, Free On-site

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Wheelchairs, Wi-fi, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun

Insider Info

Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, $3 for students and teenagers, $2 for children 7-12, and free for children under 7. Each Friday, admission is free!

Ask about their upcoming programs and special exhibits. A scavenger hunt is also available for interested visitors!

Fun Facts

The Museum is located in Wilder Park, two blocks south of the Metra Union Pacific west line.

There are two other museums located within walking distance of the Lizzadro, Elmhurst Art Museum and Elmhurst Historical Museum.

Recommended by Trip Advisor and awarded their "Certificate of Excellence."

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